Senior Designer / Design Director

Location Providence, RI (Hybrid)
Starts August 2022
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate $85-$95K
Our client, an agency located in Rhode Island, is looking for Senior Designer and/or Design Director to join their team Full-Time - starting as soon as possible!

This is a direct hire opportunity. Work will be done in a hybrid capacity, 2-3 days/week onsite in Providence.

The Senior Designer or Design Director will both report to the Creative Director and sit on the General Merchandising/Consumables team working solely on packaging and print deliverables.

The Design Director will also manage a group of 5-6 designers and production artists. Both roles will be responsible for strategy and execution.

- Working hands-on with group of designers and production artists on projects including packaging, signage, POP displays, etc.
- Consistently working to elevate branding across numerous product line expansions
- Ensuring design intent and integrity is championed and maintained
- Assisting with light art direction on photo shoots and/or working with AD's on image selection as needed
- Reviewing all briefs for accuracy and readiness: working with brief authors to raise brief writing quality where necessary, and distilling client briefs into actionable concepts
- Contributing to the development of processes and tools which support the design team
- Participating in brainstorms, playing an active role in shaping strategy, and creative territories
- Acting as a liaison between internal and external teams
- Presenting status updates or pitching new idea presentations to both internal and external stakeholders
- Managing your team from everything to annual reviews and time off requests

The IDEAL Senior Designer / Design Director will have:
- 6+ years of design experience in CPG and/or print
- Ability to manage a team of 5-6 people, strong leadership skills are a must
- Demonstrated strength in branding working, typography and coloring
- Proficiency in Creative Suite, Keynote and PowerPoint
- Aptitude for "outside the box" mindset
- Confidence managing internal and external presentations


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About Creative Circle
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